Local News 29.7.2016 04:00 pm

Chippa sends Macheke on loan to Thanda

Zitha Macheke of Chippa United. (Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix)

Zitha Macheke of Chippa United. (Pic Sydney Mahlangu/ BackpagePix)

Chippa United have announced that young defender Zitha Macheke will spend next season on loan at National First Division side Thanda Royal Zulu.

Chippa announced Macheke’s move to Amabhubesi on the club’s official twitter account.

“Defender Zitha Macheke has joined NFD outfit Thanda Royal Zulu on a season-long loan. Macheke signed a 2-yr with CUFC effective July 2016,” read the club’s tweet.

Macheke, who spent last season on loan from Kaizer Chiefs, signed a new two-year permanent contract with the Chilli Boys during the current transfer period.

Now the 22-year-old defender has been sent to Amabhubesi to get game time.

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